What’s the funnest part of being a bride to be? Trying on wedding gowns, obvi! Yes, it can be stressful at times, but it also makes you feel like a total superstar. If you’ve nailed down your budget and have an idea of what you’re looking for, it’s time to start shopping for wedding dresses. Guelph has a handful of amazing wedding dress stores, so you won’t have to travel to Toronto to find your perfect gown.
Here’s where to get wedding dresses in Guelph.
The Modern Bride (15 Wyndham Street North 3rd Floor)
Inside the historic Petrie Building, you’ll find The Modern Bride, an appointment-only bridal boutique for the stylish and environmentally-conscious bride-to-be. Their carefully-curated selection of gowns features designs by Pronovias, THEIA, Made With Love, Anais Anette and more. Find a unique dress and coordinating accessories in a stunning, yet relaxed atmosphere with seating for your nearest and dearest to join in the experience. What makes it eco-friendly? It has a partnership with Trees for Guelph, so a tree is planted for every wedding dress purchased.
Vision in White (355 Elmira Road North)
This Elmira Road bridal boutique will help outfit your entire bridal party, take care of your accessories and find the perfect gown for your big day. You’ll find its racks filled with gowns by Sophia Tolli, Casablanca Bridal, Mikaella and more (giving you plenty to choose from). You don’t need to book an appointment to shop here, so feel free to drop in anytime during business hours.
Créme Couture (55 Wyndham Street North)
Plan on stopping by the Old Quebec Street Mall? Make an appointment at Créme Couture to see some of the best collections of wedding dresses in Guelph. Whether you’re on the hunt for a wedding gown, destination wedding gown, bridesmaid dresses, flower girl ensembles or accessories, this boutique has got your back. Pro tip: if your trying to save money, hit up one of the shop’s trunk shows and you might just find the bargain ball gown of your dreams (check this page for upcoming events).
Sixpence Bridal (12 Eramosa Road)
Head to where Ermosa Road and Arthur Street North intersect and you’ll find Sixpence Bridal, a shop featuring consignment wedding dresses in Guelph. It stocks both new and preowned frocks. As you’d expect, it’s luck of the draw, but the showroom has seen labels like Essence of Australia, Anya Dione and Eli Saab (you’ll definitely want to throw its Instagram account a follow so that you can see all the new stock coming in). Bonus: Once your wedding has wrapped, you can sell consign it at the shop (providing it’s less than 2-3 years old).
David’s Bridal (70 Pinebush Road, Unit #5)
You’ll have to take a 25 minute drive out of the city to get to David’s Bridal, but the store’s selection makes it totally worth the drive. It carries bridal gowns from big names like Vera Wang, Galina and the David’s Bridal collection as well bridesmaid dresses, accessories, shoes, wedding gifts and decorations (making it a one stop shop).